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Villa D’Este, Tivoli: The Most Famous Garden In Italy

Imagine a garden that tumbles down an entire hillside. With terraces, fountains and waterfalls, and sweeping views of the Roman countryside. This is the Villa d’Este, a grand country residence not far from Rome, with what is perhaps the most famous garden in Italy. The Historic Villas Of Tivoli Since classical times Tivoli has been […]

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Visiting The Padua Botanical Garden, A UNESCO World Heritage Site

It is a matter of dispute whether or not it is actually the world’s oldest botanical garden. However, the Padua Botanical Garden is certainly of historic and scientific importance. It is also one of several UNESCO World Heritage Sites in the Veneto region, and a pleasant place for an afternoon stroll. Why Is The Padua

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